|Robinson Crusoe A - M.A. Wetherell|
Silent film version of Daniel Defoe's novel Robinson Crusoe, directed and produced (and starring) M.A. Wetherell. In three parts.
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Amateur; Motion Pictures: Silent
Downloads: 8,869 (3 reviews)
|Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Adolph Zukor|
John Barrymore stars in the renowned silent adaptation of the Robert Louis Stevenson classic about a Victorian scientist who turns himself into a murderous abomination.
Keywords: John Barrymore monster Victorian horror; pdmovies
Downloads: 99,053 (11 reviews)
|Shock - Aubrey Schenck|
This post-World War II suspense thriller sets off an emotional roller coaster after the psychologically fragile wife of a POW (Anabel Shaw) witnesses a brutal murder from a hotel window while waiting to be reunited with her husband (Frank Latimer). By the time he arrives, she's nearly comatose with shock. The hotel's psychiatrist (Vincent Price) is called in to help Film noir classic, noted for its dark themes, stark camera angles and high-contrast lighting.
Keywords: Horror; Thriller; Film-Noir
Downloads: 33,122 (11 reviews)
|The House On Haunted Hill - William Castle|
Vincent Price gives a stellar performance as the suavely malevolent host of a "haunted house party" who offers his guests $10,000 if they can survive a night in the murderous mansion. Watch for the great Elisha Cook Jr,(he played Wilmer in the "Maltese Falcon") as the groveling homeowner. The eerie looking home used for the exterior shots is the Ennis Brown house in Los Angeles, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1924...
Keywords: Vincent Price; haunted house; horror; William Castle
Downloads: 291,030 (17 reviews)
|Das Kabinett des Doktor Caligari ( The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari ) - Rudolf Meinert and Erich Pommer|
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari is the first modern Horror Film and it influence a number of contemporary productions. A real classic! PLOT: A man named Francis relates a story about his best friend Alan and his fiancée Jane. Alan takes him to a fair where they meet Dr. Caligari, who exhibits a somnambulist, Cesare, that can predict the future. When Alan asks how long he has to live, Cesare says he has until dawn...
Keywords: Silent; Fantasy; Horror; German Expressionism
Downloads: 220,409 (28 reviews)